Episode 1: Halswell Park
The first instalment in the Halswell Park documentary series.
Through interviews with art and architecture historian Roy Bolton, conservation director Mark Lidster and project architect Claire Fear, we delve into the history and legacy of historic Halswell House, how it came into the hands of current owner Edward Strachan and his vision of restoring the manor to its former glory as a true British landmark.
Completed restoration project
Study by Masters Students in the Conservation of Historic Buildings and the Conservation of Historic Gardens and Cultural Landscapes
Students arrive at the West Entrance
On the 18th March 2015, masters students, studying the Conservation of Historic Buildings and the Conservation of Historic Gardens and Cultural Landscapes, from Bath University, visited Halswell Park.
Dr. Marion Harney
Edward Strachan’s 50th Birthday
Edward Strachan and his wife Aliona
“Halswell has found its champion” proclaimed Marcus Binney of SAVE, as the walls of Halswell House filled with applause for new owner Edward Strachan. For the first time in many years, the atmosphere bore an element of a new beginning.
The North Face of Halswell House